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Pendle Walking Festival – Walk 49 "Pendle Old Pendle" Twixt Whalley & Colne

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Whalley Bus Station

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"Old Pendle, old Pendle, thou standest alone. Twixt Burnley and Clitheroe, and Whalley and Colne". From Whalley Bus Station we will walk to Colne, as in the song. Our route goes via the Nick of Pendle, Ogden Clough, the summit trig point, Black Moss reservoirs, Brown Hill, Watermeetings, the Cross Gaits pub, Alkincoates and then on to Colne for the bus. Moorland walking on paths and tracks but also fields and stiles. Approximate length of walk: 13 miles

Walk grading: Very Hard - longer walks with varied terrain (10+ miles)

Pace of walk: we hope to set a faster pace with only occasional breaks.

Please wear suitable footwear and clothing for walking. The weather can change rapidly so please bring waterproofs. Please also bring drinking water.

Street parking available on hill from Spring Wood down to Whalley and in town or arrive by bus. Money or Pass for 'bus back. Possible pub stop near end if open.

NB. This is a Linear Walk.

Dogs are not allowed on this walk.

Please bring a packed lunch.

We will visit one of our country pubs for a refreshment break during the walk.

Booking is essential for this walk. Please book a place through this website if you wish to take part.

Please ensure that if you arrive by car that you park considerately and pay any parking charges which are applicable.

Leader: Chris Marshall

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